NFL Underdog Picks

Discussion in 'Titan Cup/Fantasy Football' started by TitanJeff, Oct 15, 2012.

  1. TitanJeff

    TitanJeff Kahuna Grande Staff

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    This thread is for those who want to play NFL Underdog.

    GOAL
    Each week, members choose four games in which they think the underdog will win.

    SCORING
    For any successful underdog pick, the winner receives the spread amount plus the points in which their underdog wins. For example, the Titans are 5.5 point underdogs and win by 3. That would total 8.5 points.

    RULES
    The season runs for 11 weeks. The official line for the week from Yahoo! will be posted on Wednesday. Even if the line changes between then and Sunday, those posted on Wednesday are the ones to be used. If the line is off on Wednesday, that game won't be added even if odds go up after. Those who want to participate must make their pick by 8 am cdt by each Sunday at which time the thread is locked until after Monday night's game.

    PRIZES
    $200 moolah will be awarded to the weekly winner. $1000 goes to the season winner, $750 for second and $500 for third. In the event of a tie, the moolah is split between winners.

    WEEKLY WINNERS
    10/21-22: Everyone tied with 4 points.
    10/28-29: JCBRAVE, SawdustMan & Titans Eternal with 38.5 each.
    11/4-5: RavensShallBurn & TBaker34 with 24.5 each.
    11/11-12: mdfan & TBaker34 with 60 each.
    11/18-19: Eight winners with 17.5 each.
    11/25-26: SawdustMan with 27.5.
    12/2-3: TBaker34 with 20.5.
    12/9-10: TitanJeff with 23.5.
    12/16-17: JCBRAVE, Scarecrow and mdfan with 44.
    12/23-24: mdfan with 57.
    12/30-31: RavensShallBurn with 25.

    SEASON STANDINGS (FINAL)
    mdfan - 276
    SawdustMan - 237
    TBaker - 237
    RavensShallBurn - 222
    xpar9x - 218
    JCBRAVE - 206
    Scarecrow - 201.5
    TitanJeff - 162
    Titans Eternal - 154
    ProfessorD - 107.5
    Na$hville - 48
    Big TT - 19
    #1
  2. TitanJeff

    TitanJeff Kahuna Grande Staff

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    NFL Line 12/30, 2012

    The following is listed as Favorite, Point Spread, Underdog

    @ Buffalo, -3.5, New York Jets
    @ Cincinnati, -3.0, Baltimore
    Chicago, -3.0, @ Detroit
    @ Tennessee, -4.0, Jacksonville
    Houston, -6.5, @ Indianapolis
    @ New Orleans, -5.0, Carolina
    @ New York Giants, -7.5, Philadelphia
    @ Denver, -16.0, Kansas City
    Green Bay, -3.5, @ Minnesota
    @ New England, -10.0, Miami
    @ San Francisco, -16.5, Arizona
    @ Seattle, -10.5, St. Louis
    @ Washington, -3.0, Dallas
    #2
  3. TitanJeff

    TitanJeff Kahuna Grande Staff

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    Tennessee
    St. Louis
    Tampa Bay
    Cincinnati
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  4. SawdustMan

    SawdustMan Pro Bowler Tip Jar Donor

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    My picks:

    @ Buffalo, -3.0, Tennessee
    @ Indianapolis, -3.0, Cleveland
    Dallas, -2.0, @ Carolina
    @ Chicago, -6.0, Detroit
    #4
  5. JCBRAVE

    JCBRAVE Tweet me @JCBRAVE

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    @ Buffalo, -3.0, Tennessee
    Dallas, -2.0, @ Carolina
    Pittsburgh, -2.5, @ Cincinnati
    @ Chicago, -6.0, Detroit
    #5
  6. xpmar9x

    xpmar9x Vote for Pedro

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    Tennessee
    Cincy
    Baltimore
    Washington
    #6
  7. Big TT

    Big TT Pro Bowler

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    Tennessee
    Arizona
    Carolina
    Cincinnati
    #7
  8. mdfan

    mdfan Starter Tip Jar Donor

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    Tennessee
    Cleveland
    Washington
    Detroit
    #8
  9. Scarecrow

    Scarecrow CEO of PPO

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    Tennessee
    Cleveland
    Tampa Bay
    Cincinnati
    #9
  10. RavensShallBurn

    RavensShallBurn Ruck the Favens

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    Tennessee
    Arizona
    Cleveland
    Carolina
    #10